Still Life & Figural Work Highlights

This page provides details on a selection of works of art sold in our Still Life & Figural Work which concluded on August 15, 2023. Select an item for more details. All posted prices include Buyer's Premium.

Artwork by Lawrence Arthur Colley Panton, Lady Crocheting
LAWRENCE ARTHUR COLLEY PANTON
Lady Crocheting

oil on canvas
signed lower right; signed and titled on the stretcher on the reverse; signed and titled on a label on the reverse
28.25 x 32 ins ( 71.8 x 81.3 cms )

Auction Estimate: $900.00$700.00 - $900.00
Price Realized $18,000.00
Sale date: August 15th 2023

Artwork by Nicholas de Grandmaison, Untitled (Longtime Squirrel)
NICHOLAS DE GRANDMAISON
Untitled (Longtime Squirrel)

oil on canvas
signed lower left
28.5 x 22.5 ins ( 72.4 x 57.2 cms )

Auction Estimate: $20,000.00$15,000.00 - $20,000.00
Price Realized $12,000.00
Sale date: August 15th 2023

Artwork by Samuel Borenstein, Wild Flowers
SAMUEL BORENSTEIN
Wild Flowers

oil on canvas
signed and dated 1958 upper left; titled on the stretcher on the reverse
24.25 x 20 ins ( 61.6 x 50.8 cms )

Auction Estimate: $5,000.00$3,000.00 - $5,000.00
Price Realized $9,600.00
Sale date: August 15th 2023

Artwork by Robert Harris, Portrait of a Young Boy
ROBERT HARRIS
Portrait of a Young Boy

oil on canvas laid down on board
signed lower left
12 x 10 ins ( 30.5 x 25.4 cms )

Auction Estimate: $2,000.00$1,500.00 - $2,000.00
Price Realized $4,080.00
Sale date: August 15th 2023

Artwork by Robert Harris, Portrait of Miss Kathleen Pyke, Montreal
ROBERT HARRIS
Portrait of Miss Kathleen Pyke, Montreal

oil on canvas
signed lower left; signed, titled, dated 1913 and inscribed “Painted in June 1913 by Robert Harris” on the reverse
20 x 16 ins ( 50.8 x 40.6 cms )

Auction Estimate: $3,000.00$2,500.00 - $3,000.00
Price Realized $3,840.00
Sale date: August 15th 2023

Artwork by Robert Tait McKenzie, Reclining Male
ROBERT TAIT MCKENZIE
Reclining Male

bronze
signed (incised), dated 1933 and inscribed “Priessmann Bauer & Co. Munich Bavaria” on the underside
6.5 x 11.75 x 11 ins ( 16.5 x 29.8 x 27.9 cms ) ( overall )

Auction Estimate: $800.00$600.00 - $800.00
Price Realized $3,120.00
Sale date: August 15th 2023

Artwork by Henri Hébert, Viscount Byng of Vimy
HENRI HÉBERT
Viscount Byng of Vimy

bronze
signed (incised), dated 1928 and inscribed “Hohwiller Fondeau, Paris” on the base
17 x 14 x 11 ins ( 43.2 x 35.6 x 27.9 cms ) ( overall )

Auction Estimate: $3,000.00$2,000.00 - $3,000.00
Price Realized $2,640.00
Sale date: August 15th 2023

Artwork by Barker Fairley, Woman in Yellow
BARKER FAIRLEY
Woman in Yellow

oil on masonite
signed in the upper corners; signed, titled, dated “1967 Jan. 3” and inscribed “Laddie Dennis” on the reverse; titled on a gallery label on the reverse
20 x 16 ins ( 50.8 x 40.6 cms )

Auction Estimate: $3,000.00$2,000.00 - $3,000.00
Price Realized $2,280.00
Sale date: August 15th 2023

Artwork by William Raphael, Old Lady Spinning
WILLIAM RAPHAEL
Old Lady Spinning

oil on canvas
titled on two gallery and exhibition labels on the reverse
16 x 12 ins ( 40.6 x 30.5 cms )

Auction Estimate: $2,500.00$2,000.00 - $2,500.00
Price Realized $2,160.00
Sale date: August 15th 2023

Artwork by André Charles Biéler, Sans titre
ANDRÉ CHARLES BIÉLER
Sans titre

oil on canvas
signed lower left
12 x 16 ins ( 30.5 x 40.6 cms )

Auction Estimate: $2,000.00$1,500.00 - $2,000.00
Price Realized $1,920.00
Sale date: August 15th 2023

Artwork by Marjorie (Jori) Smith, Jeune fille
MARJORIE (JORI) SMITH
Jeune fille

oil on canvas
signed and dated 1955 lower left; dated 1955 on an exhibition label on the reverse
23.75 x 12 ins ( 60.3 x 30.5 cms ) ( sight )

Auction Estimate: $1,800.00$1,500.00 - $1,800.00
Price Realized $1,440.00
Sale date: August 15th 2023

Artwork by George Agnew Reid, Portrait of Dorothy
GEORGE AGNEW REID
Portrait of Dorothy

pastel
signed, titled and dated 1895 at the upper edge; titled and dated to a gallery label on the reverse; stamped and numbered “Jules Loeb Collection No. 116” on the reverse
8.5 x 6 ins ( 21.6 x 15.2 cms ) ( sight )

Auction Estimate: $1,000.00$800.00 - $1,000.00
Price Realized $1,320.00
Sale date: August 15th 2023

Artwork by Stanley Morel Cosgrove, Still Life
STANLEY MOREL COSGROVE
Still Life

oil on canvas board
signed lower right
12 x 16 ins ( 30.5 x 40.6 cms )

Auction Estimate: $2,000.00$1,500.00 - $2,000.00
Price Realized $1,200.00
Sale date: August 15th 2023

Artwork by Farquhar McGillivray Strachan Knowles, Woman with Torch
FARQUHAR MCGILLIVRAY STRACHAN KNOWLES
Woman with Torch

oil on board
signed and inscribed ‘Sketch’ lower left; titled to a label on the reverse
13.75 x 6 ins ( 34.9 x 15.2 cms )

Auction Estimate: $1,200.00$900.00 - $1,200.00
Price Realized $1,020.00
Sale date: August 15th 2023

Artwork by Christopher Allen Henry, Bedtime Stories
CHRISTOPHER ALLEN HENRY
Bedtime Stories

oil on canvas
signed and dated 1988 lower right; signed, titled, dated and inscribed “51988” on the reverse
36 x 48 ins ( 91.4 x 121.9 cms )

Auction Estimate: $700.00$500.00 - $700.00
Price Realized $960.00
Sale date: August 15th 2023

Previous Auctions

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Sale Closed: March 26, 2024
 
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Sale Closed: March 26, 2024
 
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Coast to Coast (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: February 27, 2024
 
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Sale Closed: February 27, 2024
 
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Sale Closed: February 27, 2024
 
Canadian Prints & Multiples (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: February 27, 2024
 
Post-War & Contemporary Art (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: January 23, 2024
 
20th Century Works on Paper (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: January 23, 2024
 
The Academy (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: January 23, 2024
 
Inuit & First Nations Art (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: January 23, 2024
 
The Collection of Joe & Anita Robertson (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: December 12, 2023
 
Bidding in a Winter Wonderland (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: December 12, 2023
 
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Sale Closed: December 6, 2023
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Fall Live Auction of Important Canadian & International Art (Session 1)
Sale Closed: December 6, 2023
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Sale Closed: November 7, 2023
 
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Sale Closed: November 7, 2023
 
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Sale Closed: November 7, 2023
 
Auction to Benefit NSCAD (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: November 7, 2023
 
Select Canadian Art (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: November 7, 2023
 
Artwork from a Private Collection (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: November 7, 2023
 
Select Canadian Art (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: October 10, 2023
 
Post-War & Contemporary Art (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: October 10, 2023
 
Little Pictures (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: October 10, 2023
 
Prints & Multiples (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: September 12, 2023
 
The Canadian Landscape (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: September 12, 2023
 
Art of Quebec (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: September 12, 2023
 
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Sale Closed: August 15, 2023
 
Works on Paper & Prints (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: August 15, 2023
 
Art of Atlantic Canada (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: July 25, 2023
 
Historical Canadian Art (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: July 25, 2023
 
Post-War & Contemporary Art (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: July 25, 2023
 
Modern & Contemporary Art (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: June 27, 2023
 
The Art of Europe (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: June 27, 2023
 
Canadians at Home & Abroad (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: June 27, 2023
 
Spring Live Auction of Important Canadian & International Art (Session 1)
Sale Closed: June 8, 2023
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An Important Private Collection of Canadian Art (Session 2)
Sale Closed: June 8, 2023
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Post-War & Contemporary Art (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: May 30, 2023
 
Art of Quebec (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: May 30, 2023
 
The Group of Seven & Their Associates (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: May 30, 2023
 
April Abstractions (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: April 18, 2023
 
The Canadian Landscape (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: April 18, 2023
 
Prints, Photography & Multiples (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: April 18, 2023
 
Select Canadian Prints (Online Auctions)
Sale Closed: April 18, 2023
 
Inuit & First Nations Art (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: March 21, 2023
 
Peaks to Prairies: Art of Western Canada (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: March 21, 2023
 
Celebrating Women Artists (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: March 21, 2023
 
Works on Paper & Prints (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: February 28, 2023
 
Three Dimensions (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: February 28, 2023
 
Canada & Abroad (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: February 28, 2023
 
Post-War & Contemporary Art (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: January 31, 2023
 
Canadian Winter (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: January 31, 2023
 
Still Life & Figural Work (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: January 31, 2023
 
Books & Reference (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: January 31, 2023
 
From the Estate of William Ronald (Online Auction)
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Sale Closed: November 22, 2022
 
Post-War & Contemporary Canadian Art (Online Auction)
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Historical Canadian Art (Online Auction)
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Sale Closed: October 25, 2022
 
Little Pictures (Online Auction)
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The Canadian Landscape (Online Auction)
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Prints, Photography & Multiples (Online Auction)
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Inuit & First Nations Art (Online Auction)
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Sale Closed: August 23, 2022
 
Prints & Works on Paper (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: August 23, 2022
 
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